Style: glasses


Blake Kuwahara “Scarpa”

$609 at Metro Eye, Milwaukee

Available with clear or tinted lenses, the frame’s inner silhouette is encased in a unique outer shape. It is shown here in chablis fade, but it also comes in turquoise fade, crystal and graphite.

MODO Eyewear Derek Lam 284

$543 at Bronze Optical, Milwaukee   

This medium-sized round frame is plated with 18-karat gold, and its front is lined with genuine red leather. Made in Japan, the unisex frame is a modern take on the classic 1970s round-shaped look.

Ronit Furst custom frames

$359 at Specs Appeal, Glendale 

Hand-painted in Israel, this acetate-based frame is detailed with a silver leaf texture and comes in 12 different color combinations.

Francis Klein “Gombo”

$995 at Optix on Downer, Milwaukee 

This limited edition frame is handmade in Paris and detailed with gold butterflies and bejeweling around its outer corners.

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Maredithe Meyer
Maredithe Meyer started as an intern reporter at BizTimes in summer 2015. She currently covers entertainment, sports, tourism and restaurants. In May 2017, she graduated with a journalism degree from Marquette University where she worked as an in-depth projects reporter for the Marquette Wire and Marquette Tribune.